Here are the most interesting stories Tuesday in the AFC North:
Baltimore Ravens linebacker Sergio Kindle says he is cleared and ready to return to football.
Morning take: Optimism is running high with Kindle lately, which is a good thing. The Ravens need help with their pass rush. There is certaintly a spot open for what Kindle potentially offers.
According to Pro Football Focus, Cincinnati Bengals left tackle Andrew Whitworth was second in the NFL is pass-blocking efficiency.
Morning take: Whitworth is one of the league's most underrated players. Will he make Tuesday's Power Rankings or continue to be underrated? Find out later today.
Is Chicago Bears returner Devin Hester better than Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger?
Morning take: According to the NFL Network's survey of players, Hester is better. There have been some questionable placements, and this is one of them.
Does Cleveland Browns quarterback Colt McCoy need more than the 2011 season to prove himself?
Morning take: Ideally, yes, a young quarterback needs time to grow with a team. But McCoy likely gets only the 2011 season and half of last season to prove he's the long-term solution.